Troy Carter is a famous American businessman and music manager. He is renowned as the founder, CEO, and Chairman of ‘Coalition Media Group’ and ‘Atom Factory.’ Troy Carter is well-known for his services as talent management on television and production Company. Continue reading to find the net worth of Troy Carter as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Troy Carter was born on 14th November 1972 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the USA. Troy’s mother, Gilda Carter, brought Troy up after his parents divorced when he was two years old. Troy Carter attended several schools namely Huey Elementary School, Sayre Middle School, and West Philadelphia High School. During his High School, Troy performed in the rap group but, he dropped out when he was 17 to pursue his career in music.
Troy Carter and Rebecca Carter are married, and they have five children. In 2012, the couple raised funds of millions of dollars for the Presidential campaign of Barrack Obama.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Troy Carter was signed by James Lassiter and Will Smith of William Records where he was a member of group ‘2 Too Many’ (1995-1999). This group was disbanded, so Troy worked as personal assistant for James Lassiter and worked for Jazzy Jeff, musician DJ remixes. Later, Troy Carter was employed by Sean Combs for Bad Boy Records. Following, Troy moved to Los Angeles and again started working with James Lassiter.
Troy Carter was appointed as the manager of an artist, Eve (1999). Later, Troy managed other artists namely Floetry and Nelly. Troy and Jay Erving co-founded ‘Erving Wonder,’ the talent management Company (1999) and later sold their Company to ‘Sanctuary,’ a British firm. Troy Carter managed and helped Lady Gaga to launch her career as a musician successfully. Over the years, Troy Carter has managed several artists including Greyson Chance, John Legend, Meghan Trainor, Mindless Behavior, Priyanka Chopra, and The Ceremonies.
Troy Carter founded and became the CEO and Chairman of his own Company, ‘Coalition Media Group’ (2007). Again, he founded and served as the CEO and Chairman of his own Company ‘Atom Factory’ (2010). Troy Carter was the co-founder of a start-up ‘The Backplane’ (2011). Troy Carter established his branding agency and product development Company, ‘A\IDEA’ (2012). Following, Troy has founded AF Square, a technology consultancy. Also, Troy has created business start-ups namely Dropbox, Fab, Spotify, Uber, and Warby Parker.
Troy Carter got nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special (2011). Troy Carter was a member of Henry Crown Fellows of Aspen Institute (2012).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Troy Carter is over $65 million. Troy made most of his fortune by joining several businesses that were fruitful. Also, Troy managed several diverse top artists from the entertainment industry. Also, Troy Carter serves as one of the board members of advisers of the website, ‘State.’
Troy Carter is one of the most popular music managers worldwide. Troy manages many celebrities who are singers and actors. Troy earns most of the wealth as the CEO and Chairman of his founded Companies Coalition Media Group and Atom Factory. Troy has appeared on reality television show named ‘Shark Tank’ (2015). Troy worked with Lady Gaga and made her famous in the music industry. Troy Carter has also made a name for himself in the social and digital start-up businesses.
After leaving Bad Boy Records, Troy Carter continued to flourish in his chosen career in the music and entertainment industry. Troy Carter is the current CEO and Chairman of his own founded Companies, Coalition Media Group (2007) and the Atom Factory (2010). Both these Companies have proved to be extremely successful.